Table 2-1. Operator's Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS) - CONT.
Not Fully Mission
Visually inspect drawbar (1) and drawbar
Drawbar or extension has
extension (2), if equipped for obvious
obvious damage, cracks, or
damage, missing parts, or cracks.
missing parts that would
Check for loose or bent tow ring (3). If
Drawbar tow ring is loose
looseness or bending is found, notify Unit
Visually inspect drawbar locking pin (4)
Drawbar locking pin is
and latch (5) for missing or broken parts.
missing or locking latch is
missing or damaged.
Rotate drawbar extension (2) from stow to
Drawbar extension binds
forward position. Check for binding at
or is damaged.
Pin (If Equipped)
pivot pin (6).
Visually inspect drawbar extension D-ring
assembly (7) for missing or broken parts.
D-ring assembly has
missing or damaged parts.
Drawbar Extension Visually inspect drawbar extension safety
Drawbar extension safety
strap is missing, has
Safety Strap (If
strap (8) for missing parts or obvious
missing parts or has
damage that impairs
Visually inspect safety chains (9) for
Safety chains are missing,
obvious damage or missing parts.
have missing parts or
have damage that impair
Visually inspect intervehicular power
cables (10) and load lock status line (11)
cables or load lock status
for obvious damage or damaged pin
line is missing or has
damaged or broken pin
connectors that would